Trainer Gerald Ryan is yet to confirm a start in the Group 1 $1m Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on September 10 for last Saturday’s Canterbury winner Tango Rain.
Trainer Jeff Englebrecht admits Kite Hill is sometimes a hard mare to understand but hopes the drop back to 1200 metres at Wyong on Tuesday may go some way to helping answer a few questions for both he and owner Paul Frampton.
Tommy Berry will ride Rebel Dane when he resumes in the Missile Stakes on Saturday week and trainer Gary Portelli is pleased the leading jockey was aboard in a barrier trial on Monday.
Gai Waterhouse has confirmed that El Divino will be set for the Group 1 Caulfield Guineas (1600m), when the rising three-year-old returns to work during the forthcoming Spring Carnival.
Taree trainer Bindi Cheers has disappeared after leaving the Hawkesbury races.
Auckland Cup placegetter Sacred Master will make his first Australian appearance in the Winter Challenge at Rosehill.
Slick sprinter Lord Of The Sky could be making a trip to France after running in the Group 3 $150,000 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on July 30.
Peter Lock has all but ruled out a trip to Australia for the progressive Mr Luigi.
Trainer Wez Hunter is confident that veteran sprinter Smokin’ Joey is in the right form to successfully defend his crown in the Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday week.
Darren Weir has confirmed the talented Mahuta will resume in the Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes at Caulfield.
A day after the anniversary of his son Jay’s death, Jim Litt has trained Song And Laughter to an emotional win at Canterbury.
Any fears Kerrin McEvoy might have had about Redzel doing too much early in the race have been allayed by the three-year-old’s dominant win in the July Sprint at Canterbury.